Benedetto Scopelliti and wife Carmela Calamunieri

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Benedetto Scopelliti and wife Carmela Calamunieri

Postby gela » 03 Jun 2010, 04:53

Need info on family of Benedetto Scopelliti and Carmela Calamunieri; Domenica, Antonio, (birth date unknown), Giovanina "Jenny" born 02 Nov 1885 and Francesco "Frank" born 27 Dec 1886. Believe they lived in Messina. Jenny and Frank came to the US on the Perugia in Aug 1903. Jenny went on to St Louis to stay with a Salvatore Scopelliti and his wife Rosalia Ficarra. Jenny married in 1907 to Antonio Rizzo. Any Scopelliti information is appreciated.

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Re: Benedetto Scopelliti and wife Carmela Calamunieri

Postby suanj » 03 Jun 2010, 09:05

Hi Francesco Scopelliti was born in Barcellona Pozzo di Gotto ( Messina province, Sicily region); the birth town in mispelled in:
World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
about Francesco Scopellito
Name: Francesco Scopellito
County: Bergen
State: New Jersey
Birthplace: Italy
Birth Date: 27 Dec 1886
Race: Caucasian (White)
FHL Roll Number: 1711909
DraftBoard: 2 ... itiwwi.jpg
but the right birthplace spelling is Barcellona Pozzo di Gotto
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